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WH: No change in immigrant
surge strategy ´at this point´

The Hill [Washington, DC], by Justin Sink

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 7/2/2014 8:27:11 PM

The White House is not planning to reassess its strategy for handling thousands of unaccompanied minors streaming across the border amid mass protests. White House press secretary Josh Earnest said he had not spoken to President Obama about protests in California that blocked buses full of immigrant detainees from reaching a processing station. But Earnest said there was no expectation of changing strategies to deal with the flood of minors "at this point.” "At this point, what we´re focused on is making sure that we can ramp up the resources that are necessary to meet this growing need," Earnest said. On Tuesday, more

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They should all be jailed for this outright criminal behavior. The military should be sent down to the border immediately and shut it down!! Now!!

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: wilarrbie, 7/2/2014 9:00:47 PM     (No. 9908966)

But we the citizens WANT there to be a change instrategy. It´s OUR country, not the governments. WE THE PEOPLE! How then, do we FORCE them to change?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Malia2012, 7/2/2014 9:01:47 PM     (No. 9908968)

There have been so many anti-American actions committed by this w.h. already, it´s difficult to be sure which one is worse. This latest invasion of illegals being promoted by the illegal-in-chief, has been one of the most disgraceful episodes in this country´s great history. IMHO, this will not end well.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Northcross, 7/2/2014 9:16:55 PM     (No. 9908981)

Further statement by White House spokesperson:

"Why change the strategy? Everything is working exactly as planned. We create chaos, and then blame Republicans, and the media and other non-thinking people agree. Ain´t life great!"

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Heil Liberals, 7/2/2014 9:51:54 PM     (No. 9909007)

Yeah, we wouldn´t want to send the military to secure our borders from an invasion.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Megrits, 7/2/2014 10:01:43 PM     (No. 9909013)

The OUTRAGE of this!!!! A foreign invasion that this belligerent Marxist orchestrated to break the back of our nation; how do we stop it?? I am FURIOUS!!!

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Shells, 7/2/2014 11:13:16 PM     (No. 9909100)

Governor Perry. Take it upon yourself and your state to deal with this as you see fit.

If the Feds have an issue, tell them to sue you.



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Reply 7 - Posted by: mnwxyz, 7/2/2014 11:58:59 PM     (No. 9909125)

We are watching a once-great nation die. Our forefathers must be both grief-stricken and astonished-- we let it all get away.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: DCGIRL, 7/3/2014 6:41:31 AM     (No. 9909285)

Novembeer 4th will be a disaster for the Dems……...

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Reply 9 - Posted by: jacksin5, 7/3/2014 7:16:53 AM     (No. 9909318)

The Obama base is a coalition of special interest groups cobbled together to form a majority. As long as each group gets their wish list put into law, they will all hang together, regardless of the negative impact of their individual desires.

Until some portion of this majority becomes disillusioned and turns on the others, I don´t see a way to stop this madness.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: bighambone, 7/3/2014 7:24:01 AM     (No. 9909325)

In his dealings with illegal aliens Obama has become the ultimate film-flam man. When he proclaims that the borderline is secure your eyes tell you that it is not secure. When he tells you that he will send most illegal aliens back to their home countries your eyes tell you that he is actually allowing most illegal aliens to stay and await amnesty. The illegal alien situation will get much worse as long as the liberal Democrats think they have a chance to flip the vast majority of the growing illegal alien population group into socialist oriented Democrat voters by way of amnesty and a path to citizenship.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: M2, 7/3/2014 7:24:24 AM     (No. 9909326)

"Strategy"? The strategy is to avoid our immigration laws and even to encourage all comers to just come here and get pampered.

Our open borders allow terrorists from Middle Eastern countries here as well. They can simply camouflage themselves among the Central Americans. What is to stop them?

Our POTUS, the DOJ and the Democrat Party are complicit and frankly, promoting, the illegal influx of tens of thousands of illegal immigrants to make the rest of us pay for it. When we can no longer do so, the system collapses and Cloward-Piven is then the "law" of the land.

Paraphrasing Henry II of England, "Will no one rid me of this meddlesome political Party?"

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Reply 12 - Posted by: krause, 7/3/2014 7:40:38 AM     (No. 9909341)

Don´t forget, Obama spent 20 years in a ´church´ where he, and the rest of the congregation, heard "God damn America." He, and all in his administration, agree with this.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Judith, 7/3/2014 7:51:15 AM     (No. 9909356)

Everything is going as planned. Did the voters not read or listen to what obama´s plans were for the USA? He TOLD us he did not like our country being the leading superpower. He TOLD us he was going to destroy our economy. He TOLD us what he was going to do and the majority of people voted for him and, after his very successful handling of the decline of our economy, they re-elected him.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Rinktum, 7/3/2014 8:01:13 AM     (No. 9909370)

As we approach July 4th, all I can think about is that my beloved country is under attack by its President and his administration. There will be parades and celebrations all across this great country, but we have little to celebrate this year because our country is in the midst of being torn apart by an anti-American Alinsky loving fool. As we stand and clap and cheer, in reality we are in grave danger of losing the last best hope on this planet because we can´t imagine that could ever happen. Maybe its time to stand on the parade route with hand made signs that say, #Bring back our country.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: planetgeo, 7/3/2014 8:28:52 AM     (No. 9909402)

Our Pretend President continues to spout his pretend strategy about pretend deportations. And the pretend media continues to pretend it´s real.

Meanwhile, in the real world ordinary citizens are bodily blocking buses trying to stop a real invasion. Time to end the pretending.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: BetseyRoss, 7/3/2014 8:50:27 AM     (No. 9909433)

Why was Elian Gonzoles taken at gun point away from family to be returned to Cuba and thousands of illegal children who are sick and alone are not returned to their parents? What´s up with that?

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Reply 17 - Posted by: congar, 7/3/2014 8:54:21 AM     (No. 9909447)

What do you get when you mix a large dose of stupidity with an even larger dose of spiteful arrogance? A White House press secretary. This is simply a statement that “we can do anything we dam well please."

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Reply 18 - Posted by: geoguy, 7/3/2014 9:03:40 AM     (No. 9909467)

Perhaps a minor point, but I smell a lie:

FTA: White House press secretary Josh Earnest said he had not spoken to President Obama about protests in California that blocked buses full of immigrant detainees from reaching a processing station.

Perhaps "not spoken" but likely emailed.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: strike3, 7/3/2014 9:35:50 AM     (No. 9909515)

The Dung Beetle-in-Chief is counting on the compassion of the American people to accept this invasion because he is using children as victims and then ultimately accept total amnesty. He is wrong. We are on to his devious methods. The violence is coming.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: MirJoy, 7/3/2014 10:21:12 AM     (No. 9909597)

#8 - If a Congressman from Oklahoma can be prevented from entering a federal facility in his own state to get some information about the illegal aliens who have been sent there, and none of his fellow congressman are standing with him to demand that this be corrected immediately, then why would you expect any real change in our government after the November election?

They´re all scaredey (sp?) cats!

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Reply 21 - Posted by: chicodon, 7/3/2014 10:49:04 AM     (No. 9909632)

This onslaught is the product of criminal devious minds like Obama´s and Holder´s. It is an example of what I have maintained. Obama didn´t study law to practice it. He studied law to learn how to circumvent it.

Why are the immigrants coming from Central America? Because the law states we have to accept them as long as their countries of origin are not contiguous to the United States. It´s a loophole that a shyster like Obama would abuse.

What is his diabolical plan? Only time will tell.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: dman, 7/3/2014 11:02:59 AM     (No. 9909656)

Last month it was just a prediction. Now it is a fact. Illegal immigration is the determinant issue in 2014 and 2016. The "silent majority" has been awakened - and they are p!$$ed.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: NotaBene, 7/3/2014 12:20:39 PM     (No. 9909795)

Mexico has a new government under the leftist PRI. Previously it was impossible for Nicaraguans or Hondurans to cross Mexico to reach US. Now even unaccompanied children can do it.

Remember folks that once here these teenage alien invaders will be minorities with preferential affirmative action admissions and scholarships at our colleges. They will replace your own children in these slots.

African-Americans will lose many of their welfare perks too.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: Udanja99, 7/3/2014 1:24:11 PM     (No. 9909858)

The congressman from OK should join forces with his governor and show up with a couple hundred armed OK national guardsmen. That should open the door.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: Really?, 7/3/2014 1:27:24 PM     (No. 9909864)

Next they´ll be telling us this was a reaction to some offensive video.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: Analyn, 7/3/2014 1:50:10 PM     (No. 9909892)

I stopped at the 7th short paragraph and called my Congressman, Tom Graves´ office to request that he NOT give the president any money to take care of these people. We owe them nothing and should provide them nothing but a bus ride back to the border and a swift kick in the butt to get them started on their way back home.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: Freeloader, 7/3/2014 2:11:41 PM     (No. 9909921)

This is defined as an "immigration" issue?...Forget the 11,000,000 figure we have been force-fed the leftist goobermint bureaucrats, elected officials and their affiliated "bought and paid for" whores in the Democrat controlled Dark Side MSM all these years...Today, there are, most likely, over 11,000,000 illegal aliens in just the combined States of Texas, New Mexico, Arizona and California. The real figure nationwide, would be closer to 30,000,000 to 60,000,00 illegal aliens. Certainly this number can be classified as a horrific "foreign invasion" and "occupation" of American soil by any standard of measurement.

So what is the solution? First and foremost, the undocumented Sunni Muslim rabble-rouser in The White House, Lord Obama, needs to be immediately impeached, tried for "high crimes and misdemeanors," incarcerated and then deported back to Jakarta, Indonesia. Concurrently, the high ranking associated gangsters and traitors in his administration, need to be removed from office, arrested, tried in federal courts and subjected to extended sentences in maximum security federal lockup facilities.

Next, the rest of the "yardbirds" left in high goobermint positions in Washington, D.C., from both political parties, would need to take immediate drastic actions---starting by first enforcing the federal laws already on the books. If this is not done, America´s magnificent Constitutional Republic will soon become just another run-of-the-mill "banana republic" and part of the "ash heap" of world history.

Have a nice day.

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Reply 28 - Posted by: billa, 7/3/2014 2:37:42 PM     (No. 9909942)

The only reasonable form of immigration reform is NO immigration.

The legislature should immediately enact a no immigration statute for say five years, and like all other sovereign nations, like Canada, all of Europe and Asia, only permit immigrants who have a unique skill that US citizens do not possess.

In addition, any one or company who hires an illegal alien should be severelly punished with a huge fine and say around 10 years in a federal prison.

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Reply 29 - Posted by: little guy, 7/3/2014 3:32:21 PM     (No. 9910000)

To arms! To arms! The invasion is coming!!

Fellow LDotters --- if you do nothing else this weekend you MUST look up the "Cloward-Piven Strategy". I don´t care if you Google it, check Wikipedia, use Safari, Opera, Bing, Firefox, Dogpile or Yahoo. I don´t care if you go to the library and look it up manually in an old Encyclopedia Britannica but everyone must become aware that this 1960´s strategy is just what Obama is trying to do! Overload our system until it collapses.

Read the strategy developed by this nut-job married couple of socialist professors and the scales will fall from your eyes and you will see clearly that Obama is trying to create a welfare state --- run by him! It is 10 minutes of reading that will leave you shaking for our country & its future. You won´t regret looking it up!

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Reply 30 - Posted by: Globalwarmer, 7/3/2014 5:48:52 PM     (No. 9910094)

This situation has gotten lots an lots of people PO´d to the max. Maybe this will finally get their attention, but if not, let the Revolución begin!

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Reply 31 - Posted by: lefticide, 7/3/2014 10:47:02 PM     (No. 9910372)

Can you feel the pressure building?
It´s coming to a boil.
There will be blood, and it will be all according to plan.
Prepare.

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Historians will have the rest of the century to unravel the mess that is the Barack Obama presidency. While they can explore these years of foreign policy disaster and domestic malaise at leisure, the rest of us have 29 more months to see just how awful things can get before he slides off to a lucrative retirement. But those who want to start the post-mortem on this historic presidency would do well to read Jackson Diehl’s most recent Washington Post column in which he identifies Obama’s hubris as the key element in his undoing. As our Pete Wehner wrote earlier

McDonald’s franchisee says it
must highlight healthier food

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Tampa Tribune, by Richard Mullins    Original Article
Posted By: Hazymac- 8/17/2014 1:37:14 PM     Post Reply
McDonald’s has a problem. For the first time in 10 years, the company generated less revenue in a month than it did a year before, and it’s not a blip. The world’s biggest burger chain has been posting lagging results for some time, particularly in the United States. Blake Casper says he has a very good idea why. “Companies like Chipotle are doing a great job talking to people about healthy food, and they’re changing the dynamic of how people eat,” said Casper, who owns Tampa Bay’s largest McDonald’s franchise group with his sister Allison Casper Adams. “We embrace that

Former Vermont US Sen. Jeffords Dies at 80
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Associated Press, by Dave Gram    Original Article
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Montpelier, VT - Former Vermont U.S. Sen. James Jeffords, who in 2001 tipped control of the Senate when he quit the Republican Party to become an independent, died Monday. He was 80. Jeffords died in Washington, said Diane Derby, a former aide to Jeffords. He had been in declining health, she said. Jeffords had announced in 2005 that he would not seek a fourth term, citing his and his wife´s health problems. "I have had an enormously satisfying career, one that I would not have traded for any other," Jeffords said when he retired. "In no other job do you

Ferguson shooting: What´s
known now about Michael Brown

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Christian Science Monitor, by David Clark Scott    Original Article
Posted By: NorthernDog- 8/17/2014 6:07:15 PM     Post Reply
Was Michael Brown a "gentle giant," a cigar thief, or a gang member? The black teenager had no adult criminal record, according to the St. Louis County prosecutor. Initial media profiles noted that family and friends described "Big Mike" as not "the type to fight" and "funny, silly, he would make you laugh." (Snip) Michael Brown had struggled in school, but had graduated Aug. 1 from Normandy High School, and had been staying at his grandmother´s apartment in Ferguson this summer. Family members said that hre planned to start this past week at Vatterott Educational Centers, a vocational technical college,

U.N. chief calls for protection
of rights in Missouri protests

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Reuters, by Michelle Nichols & Chizu Nomiyama    Original Article
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U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon called on U.S. authorities on Monday to ensure the protection of the rights of protesters in Ferguson, Missouri, where there have been demonstrations and rioting over the fatal police shooting of an unarmed black teen. "The Secretary-General calls on the authorities to ensure that the rights to peaceful assembly and freedom of expression are protected," U.N. spokesman Stephane Dujarric told reporters. "He calls on all to exercise restraint, for law enforcement officials to abide by U.S. and international standards in dealing with demonstrators," Dujarric said.


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